Scotland outperforms the rest of the UK with overall lower unemployment and lower unemployment for women and the young.

After a period of more dramatic falls in unemployment than elsewhere in the UK and already having lower unemployment than most parts of the UK, Scotland now has lower overall unemployment than the whole of rUK.

It now stands at 4.5% compared to the rUK figure of 4.7%. The rates for youth and for women continue to be better after several months now of the same.

Sources:

https://thoughtcontrolscotland.com/2017/03/17/scotland-has-a-greater-fall-in-unemployment-than-anywhere-else-in-the-uk-and-has-a-lower-overall-rate-than-six-out-of-the-12-uk-regions/

https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/politics/scotlands-unemployment-rate-now-lower-uks/

 

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14 thoughts on “Scotland outperforms the rest of the UK with overall lower unemployment and lower unemployment for women and the young.

  1. daibhidhdeux April 16, 2017 / 12:31 pm

    Thank you, Professor. Widely shared.

    Welcome back, sir!

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  2. Ian April 16, 2017 / 1:59 pm

    Welcome back! Delighted to hear from you.

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  3. macgilleleabhar April 16, 2017 / 2:50 pm

    Good to see you back in with two interesting posts. Can canny Professor.

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  4. Lollysmum April 16, 2017 / 3:15 pm

    Great to see you back Prof. Missed not being able to tweet your Good News articles. They certainly help to dispel the doom & gloom

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    • johnrobertson834 April 16, 2017 / 5:20 pm

      Thanks very much. I will. Only good news and mindfulness in between

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  5. Lydia Kielbasiewicz April 16, 2017 / 7:32 pm

    Great to see your posts again! Missed them. Look after yourself- we need you !

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